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Mika Brzezinski quotes

The odds are definitely better on getting the right job than getting a good partner for life. Someone who will grow with you. Someone to develop memories with. Someone who was there in the beginning. Someone who will be there at the end.

Finding a job is hard enough, but have you ever considered the odds and the challenges of finding a good man?

I was fired at the pinnacle of my career, on my 39th birthday. And in the year that followed, I learned that there are many psychological phases of being 'let go.'

The needs of babies and toddlers were constant and drained the life out my sense of self and my family's relationship with each other.

I realize that of all people, I am no expert on parenting or marriage.

Don't make your journey through life harder by placing rules on yourself like, 'I can't get married till I get promoted to your dream job.'

My family was always active, and our thing was family walks. Not walks around the block, but more like eight-mile hikes up mountains.

On 'Morning Joe' I can say what I think, be my sometimes unorthodox self, have fun, yet be serious as well.

A bad boyfriend is someone you give everything to - you live with him, cook for him, sleep with him - thinking he is going to marry you and then he doesn't. When you are giving your all to a job and not getting credit, your job is a bad boyfriend.

A fundamental lesson on being fired: Never lie about it. People will know what you're saying is a cover-up for how you really feel - embarrassed, discouraged, and afraid.

I suffered from a mild case of postpartum depression after my second child and the physical challenge of maintaining an overnight shift at CBS, a marriage, and two in diapers made the symptoms worse and everyone in the house paid the price.

After being let go from CBS and looking for a year for work, I will never catch myself complaining about being too busy.

Everyday I find myself reminding women around me to know their value. I also have to remind myself.

I always start my day with a red-eye misto - two shots, extra hot, extra foam - from Starbucks.

I am not afraid to say my relationship with my man is important, even vital, to who I am as a person.

I have mugs of hot water every morning because the studio is cold, and also because it makes my throat sound clearer.

I love tomatoes, and they're so good for you.

I try my best to be extremely disciplined about my diet.

I'd been fired by CBS News in a semipublic way, and as the months went by, there was a perception that I was damaged goods.

I've worked with Ed Bradley, Dan Rather and lots of different local news anchors.